Parks & Recreation Committee

Ice Rink Status

BRADFORD PARKS & REC NEWS Parks & Rec is still working on putting up a skating rink at Brown Shattuck Memorial Field.  Unfortunately it won’t be this winter.  It appears there is more that needs to be done ahead of time behind the scenes than we anticipated.  There is a bit of ground work that will have to be done in the spring and summer to ready the site for the actual rink.  We are in touch with Griffin Manning who put the rinks up in Warner and he is being very helpful in letting us know what we need to do and other things involved in the planning and follow-through of this process.  Hopefully when we get started on…
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BACC Governance Board Meeting

BACC Governance Board/Parks & Rec Agenda July 18, 2013  4:30pm Bradford Area Community Center MEETING CALLED TO ORDER MINUTES OF MAY 16th AND JUNE 13th MEETINGS TO BE APPROVED REPORTS:    MAINTENANCE HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES SENIORS KAP PARKS AND REC OLD BUSINESS: NEW BUSINESS: NO FURTHER BUSINESS, MEETING TO BE ADJOURNED Next Meeting :     AUGUST 8th 4:30pm

Fourth of July Celebration Schedule 07.05.13 & 07.06.13

Bradford Independence Day Celebration July 5 & 6, 2013 FRIDAY, JULY 5 5-7pm: Parks & Red Annual Beef Roast Dinner – BACC SATURDAY JULY 6 MORNING EVENTS 7am: Mason’s Breakfast 7am: Road Race Registration – Town Hall 8am-2pm: Summer Fair Begins – Baptist Church 8am-2pm: Brown Memorial Book Sale 9am: Road Race begins – Town Hall 9am-3pm: Smithy Shop Open 9am: Red Cross Blood Drive – BACC 9am: Kids Fun Run Registration – Baptist Church 9am-11am: Children’s Activities – Baptist Church 10am-2pm: Lunch Booth Open – Baptist Church 10am-2pm: Art Show – upstairs Town Hall 10:30am: Kids Fun Run – Church Street AFTERNOON & EVENING EVENTS 1:00pm: Line up for BIDC Parade 1:00pm: Judging for Parade Entries 2:00pm: Parade Begins…
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2012 Parks and Recreation Schedule

PARKS & REC SCHEDULE BATON –Tuesday’s May 1 through July 3.  Parade July 7. FRENCH’S PARK CLEAN UP – tentative date of Saturday, May 19 – 9 am – noon.  Refreshments will be provided. BEEF ROAST – Friday, July 6 from 5-7 pm 5kRoad Race – Saturday, July 7, 2012 –   Registration begins at: Blood Drive – Saturday, July 7, 2012 – time to be determined Parade –   Saturday, July 7, 2012 – 2:00? Family Fun Day – a Sunday in mid to late September Halloween – Wednesday, October 31 from 5-7 Parks & Recreation’s meetings are held on Thursday afternoons at 4:30 pm.  The following is the list of the scheduled Committee meetings the meetings are always open to…
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Parks and Recreation March 2010 minutes

Bradford Parks and Rec February 11, 2010 – MinutesPresent: Kate Dobrowski, Margaret Raymond, Debbie Flinkstrom, Martha Barron  Minutes of January meeting distributed for review.  French’s Park – Continued discussion regarding the Road Crew assuming responsibility of the maintenance of the park. Kate spoke with Andrea Lamaroux who has been involved in the improvements of the past year or so. Andrea suggested P&R have a meeting with the Road Crew to review the issues and determine responsibilities. P&R wants to stay involved with French’s since it is a “park” and we have put a lot of time over the years bringing it to where it is today. We do agree that there are things that the Road Crew could/should…
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BACC Minutes 07.08.09

BRADFORD AREA COMMUNITY CENTER COMMITTEE MEETING July 8th, 2009 PRESENT: John Bruss, Kate Dobrowski, Director, Debbie Flinkstrom, Fred Hubley, Ona Ruchti, Margaret Raymond, Dawn Rich, Mary Ann Wright. Elaine Warren was a guest at our meeting. John Bruss, Chair, opened the meeting at 4:40 p.m. Minutes of the June 10th meeting were approved. DIRECTOR’S REPORT: Kate, our director, gave all board members a copy of her report for the month at the meeting. A copy of the report and the minutes are sent to the website, Bradford NH.org. , for publication Kate discussed with the board the letter received from Alison Jones regarding transportation for Nature’s Circle Summer Day Camp. ( letter on file). A motion was made and passed…
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BACC / Parks May Minutes

BRADFORD AREA COMMUNITY CENTER COMMITTEE MEETING May 13, 2009 PRESENT: Ellen Brownson, John Bruss, Kate Dobrowski, Director, Debbie Flinkstrom, , Karen Hambleton, Fred Hubley, Margaret Raymond, Ona Ruchti, Dawn Rich, Bob Stewart , Mary Ann Wright. Jackye Pehrson, President of Bradford Women’s Club, presented a gift of a dishwasher for our BACC kitchen. This gift was the proceeds from a BWC fund raiser, Mother’s Day basket. The board voted and it was approved to accept this gift. Words of thanks were given to Jackye to bring back to her membership at their annual meeting. John Bruss, Chair, opened the meeting at 5:00pm. Minutes of the April 8th meeting were approved. DIRECTOR’S REPORT: Report given by Kate, our director, was given…
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Parks and Recreation Minutes 04.08.09

Bradford Parks and Rec April 8, 2009 – Minutes Present: Kate Dobrowski, Margaret Raymond, Debbie Flinkstrom, Tina Desfosses, Leslie Boulton. • Minutes from March were distributed and reviewed. • Winter Festival: Discussion on meeting that was held with other committees. Reviewed minutes from the meeting. Talked about next step – forming a committee – name for event. • Baton- Check with Joni on status • French’s Park – Date is re-set for May 16. Kate will publicize. • Archery – Starts next week April 15. • Weightloss program – Kate advised not enough people signed up to hold. Weight Watchers has contacted her again and Kate has not heard back from them again…. • Discussed awareness of events – how…
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BACC April Minutes 04.08.09

BRADFORD AREA COMMUNITY CENTER COMMITTEE MEETING APRIL 8, 2009 PRESENT: Ellen Brownson, John Bruss, Kate Dobrowski, Director, Debbie Flinkstrom, , Karen Hambleton, Fred Hubley, Margaret Raymond, Dawn Rich, Jim Valiquet, Mary Ann Wright. Fran Vainas attended the meeting to speak to the board about her yoga classes. After our discussion with Fran she has agreed to report back to us within the week with her decision about the board ‘s concern. John Bruss, Chair, opened the meeting at 5:15 pm. Minutes of the March 18th meeting were approved. DIRECTOR’S REPORT: Report given by Kate, our director, was given out at the meeting to board members and will be published in full on website, Bradford NH.org, with the minutes. New information…
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